introducing: Jochen Benzinger

Born in 1961, Herr Jochen Benzinger learned the craft of engraving in Pforzheim and after receiving an award, taught himself the art of engine turning with the help of some old specialists still active in the German city.

In 1985 he took over engine-turning workshop Kollmar, where old machines were salvaged during the quartz-crisis.

When it comes to watches, the Benzinger workshop offers service in movement decorations such as hand engraving and skeletoning. Their portfolio show an impressive range of unique projects, either based on vintage or contemporary movements.

Jochen Benzinger engraved tourbillon

The Benzinger craftsmen will be able to meet the demands of any collector who aspires to have a timepieces highly personnalized.

Jochen Benzinger engraved and skeletonized movement

The workshop also sells limited collections, such as this PUW gents version, starting at EUR 4950.

Jochen Benzinger engraved and skeletonized watch

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